Shellder

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Shellder
シェルダー
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Muk < Shellder > Cloyster

Species Type
Bivalve Pokémon Water.png
Number Ability
#90 Shell Armor/Skill Link
Overcoat
Height Weight
1′ (0.3m) 8.8 lbs. (4kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Cloyster
Egg Group Catch Rate
Water 3 190
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Defense Point

Shellder (シェルダー) is the 90th Pokémon in the Pokédex. It is a Water-Type, and it is known as the Bivalve Pokémon.

Shellder can use one of two Abilities: Shell Armor, which protects it from taking a Critical Hit, or Skill Link, an Ability that allows moves that hit from two to five times to always hit five times. Shellder's Hidden Ability is the Overcoat Ability. This protects it from taking damage as the result of the effects of the weather.

Shellder can evolve into a Cloyster once a Water Stone is used on it.

Shellder is in the Water 3 Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Shellder 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Shellder is a purple shell-like Pokémon. The shell has a top and bottom piece with the front part being open and Shellder's face being visible. There are four spikes on this shell, two on the top and two at the bottom. Inside it's shell is it's face/body with the colouration of black. It has two large eyes with small, black pupils and it has a pink tongue that pokes out.

[edit] Gender Differences

Shellder has no gender differences.


[edit] Game Information

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red Its hard shell repels any kind of attack. It is vulnerable only when its shell is open.
Pokémon Blue Its hard shell repels any kind of attack. It is vulnerable only when its shell is open.
Pokémon Yellow The shell can withstand any attack. However, when it is open, the tender body is exposed.



II Pokémon Gold It swims facing backward by opening and closing its two-piece shell. It is surprisingly fast.
II Pokémon Silver Grains of sand trapped in its shells mix with its body fluids to form beautiful pearls.
II Pokémon Crystal Clamping on to an opponent reveals its vulnerable parts, so it uses this move only as a last resort.



III Pokémon Ruby At night, this Pokémon uses its broad tongue to burrow a hole in the seafloor sand and then sleep in it. While it is sleeping, Shellder closes its shell, but leaves its tongue hanging out.
III Pokémon Sapphire At night, this Pokémon uses its broad tongue to burrow a hole in the seafloor sand and then sleep in it. While it is sleeping, Shellder closes its shell, but leaves its tongue hanging out.
III Pokémon Emerald At night, it burrows a hole in the seafloor with its broad tongue to make a place to sleep. While asleep, it closes its shell, but leaves its tongue hanging out.
III Pokémon FireRed It is encased in a shell that is harder than diamond. Inside, however, it is surprisingly tender.
III Pokémon LeafGreen Its hard shell repels any kind of attack. It is vulnerable only when its shell is open.



IV Pokémon Diamond It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
IV Pokémon Pearl It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
IV Pokémon Platinum It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
IV Pokémon HeartGold It swims facing backward by opening and closing its two-piece shell. It is surprisingly fast.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver Grains of sand trapped in its shells mix with its body fluids to form beautiful pearls.



V Pokémon Black It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
V Pokémon White It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
V Pokémon Black 2 It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.
V Pokémon White 2 It swims backward by opening and closing its two shells. Its large tongue is always kept hanging out.



VI Pokémon X Its hard shell repels any kind of attack. It is vulnerable only when its shell is open.
VI Pokémon Y Clamping on to an opponent reveals its vulnerable parts, so it uses this move only as a last resort.

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
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Jump Full.pngFull.png


[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Shellder Cloyster
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Use a Water Stone

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Last edited by Docile on 7 March 2014 at 11:48
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